Birth-Five Outreach Events & Activities

Fun in the Sun

Fun in the Sun - Summer 2021

Families with children birth to age 5 can come join the Birth-Five Outreach team for playgroups at our local parks from 9:00-10:00 AM on Thursdays throughout June, July, and August. Playgroups are FREE! No need to register, just come and play!

June 3 - Schaefer Park (610 S. Buchanan St): Let’s Go Visit the Zoo
June 10 - Telulah Park (1300 E. Newberry St): Messy Play
June 17 - City Park (500 E. Franklin St.): Fun With Flowers
July 1 - Schaefer Park (610 S. Buchanan St): Nature Adventures
July 8 - Memorial Park (1620 E. Witzke Blvd): Splish, Splash
July 15 - City Park (500 E. Franklin St.): Paint the City
August 5 - Derks Park (3220 E. Guyette St.): Let’s Talk Chalk
August 12 - Pierce Park (1035 W. Prospect Ave): Storywalk
August 19 - Plamann Park (1375 E Broadway Dr.): Farm Fun

NOTE: We will be following AASD guidelines: Wearing masks is recommended but not required. All participants must social distance while in the playgroup marked areas. Parents are required to stay with their children and encouraged to play along with them in the designated areas.  

We will provide individually wrapped activity bags while supplies last.

Questions contact Danielle at (920) 832-6470.

**FYI: We will post on Facebook if we are cancelling due to weather.

“Learning Through Play”

Join us virtually on TUESDAYS in from 10:00-10:30am or you can choose 11:00-11:30am. 

This playgroup is designed to provide age appropriate and engaging activities for the caregivers and children ages 0-5. Meet new friends virtually while participating in story time, songs, fingerplays, activities and more!

Registration is required to receive the link to participate virtually and to receive the activity bags for each playgroup. You may register for one or all the dates. Virtual spots are limited!

The following information is needed for registration:
- Parent/Caregiver Name
- Child’s name and birth date
- Phone number, address and email

To register contact Dani Tzakais at (920) 832-6470 or email.

Note: If you are unable to attend the virtual playgroup that you registered for, please notify us and your spot will be offered to another family on our waitlist.


Other Community Events

The Fox Valley is a resource-rich area for families with young children. Visit the Birth-Five Activities & Events page to view the Family Activities calendar of events offered by Parent Connection, the Appleton Public Library and the Appleton Area School District.
In-person parent/child playgroups are held at the Community Early Learning Center, located at 313 S. State St., Appleton.

Parents/guardians can meet other families with young children and engage in fun learning activities.

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